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Old Today, 05:33 PM   #1001
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Originally Posted by Robin View Post
When you say that a cat can't be in a superposition do you mean that not.even part of the cat can be in a superposition?

Or do you mean that the whole cat can't be in superposition? In this case, what is the maximum percentage of a cat, at a rough estimate, can be in a superposition?
Is this a trick question about biological superposition and nothing to do with the experiment?
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Old Today, 05:38 PM   #1002
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I didn't say spacetime isn't everywhere. A vacuum doesn't have anything to be big enough to be a spacetime object though.
WTF?
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Old Today, 05:39 PM   #1003
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Welcome to The Physical Divide
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Old Today, 05:41 PM   #1004
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
::sigh::

If the tennis ball is the size of a virus ..sure
Nope. Macro sized object can tunnel also.
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Old Today, 05:42 PM   #1005
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Oh, silly me then.
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Old Today, 05:43 PM   #1006
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
You, seriously, still don't think my theory has any merit?
Present your "theory" to a physics forum. I dare you. And be prepared with a skewer cause you will be roasted.
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Old Today, 05:46 PM   #1007
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Yeah, I've been there. They are like Reality Check ..stuck in their ways.
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Old Today, 05:54 PM   #1008
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
Yeah, I've been there. They are like Reality Check ..stuck in their ways.
Which one with a link to the relevant thread.
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Old Today, 06:00 PM   #1009
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If you want to witness my progress to get to where I am now you can look at my topic list on this site https://www.thenakedscientists.com/f...topics;u=42983

I know you just want to find ways to "get" me with, that's fine.

Many sites straight up delete me out of existence.

Oh, and the most up-to-date link is the one the admins force me to promote http://forum.objectivismonline.com/i...s-unobserved/&

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Old Today, 06:04 PM   #1010
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post

when was this? The final panel doesn't count. Oh, with extra polarizers
Not the final pattern and nothing to do with polarisers which are in a different version of the experiment.

We had a whole discussion about this.

When the electron is detected using light at the slit exit, there is still an interference pattern if the detection is too low to provide which way information.

Increase the precision and the interference pattern goes away.

There is even an in between stage where the precision gives unreliable which way data and there is a degraded interference pattern.

So 'detection' or 'acknowledgement' can't be the criterion.
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Old Today, 06:08 PM   #1011
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Why can't I just say the light wasn't powerful enough to fully change the state of all the particles?
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Old Today, 06:28 PM   #1012
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
You go from genius to dummy every other sentence ..it's supper weird
So you are claiming that for some X, we might discover the properties of X, we might manipulate X and observe the results of our manipulation, but it still might be the case that X has remained completely unobserved?

Are claiming that with a straight face?
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Old Today, 06:34 PM   #1013
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I'm claiming state is all that matters
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Old Today, 06:48 PM   #1014
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
Yeah, I've been there. They are like Reality Check ..stuck in their ways.
17 September 2019 pittsburghjoe: A "stuck in their ways" delusion when he fails at other forum.

People use science forums such as tis "Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology" section of the International Skeptics Forum tend to know science! You know that these people have recognized your stories for what they are - fantasies. That includes all of the posters in this thread, not just myself.

This goes back to a point I mentioned days ago. If you have tried for the last 5 years to convince people on science forums that your stories are anything but fantasy and failed, then you have no hope in the more knowledgeable scientific community.
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Old Today, 06:54 PM   #1015
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I've refined everything in those 5 years. I can't find something wrong with it. Someone is bound to recognize it as plausible as me.
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Old Today, 07:03 PM   #1016
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
I've refined everything in those 5 years. I can't find something wrong with it. Someone is bound to recognize it as plausible as me.
People who know what they're talking about have found plenty of things wrong with it.
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Old Today, 07:06 PM   #1017
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present what you are talking about
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Old Today, 07:09 PM   #1018
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
present what you are talking about
I refer the honourable member to the last 25 pages of this discussion.
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Old Today, 07:11 PM   #1019
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So you don't read my comments shooting them down? okay, whatever
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Thumbs down Backward "progress" if anything according to a nakedscientists list

Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
If you want to witness my progress ...
17 September 2019 pittsburghjoe: Backward "progress" if anything according to a linked nakedscientists list.
"Detectors are not the cause of collapse" is more ignorant word salad about the uncertainty principle.

"Do we know if graphene sheets display quantum uncertainty when superconducting?" is just gibberish.

"Maybe there was a before spacetime" is ignorant about the Methuselah star. No one says that HD 140283 should not exist : "Due to the uncertainty in the value, this age for the star may or may not conflict with the calculated age of the Universe".

"The Uncertainty Principle is the misalignment of Spacetime and QM" more gibberish.

"I found a way to marry GR with QM (assigning partial spacetime to quantum waves)" is a lie because GR and QM are scientific theories, unrelated to his gibberish.

"Connection between a galaxies super-massive black hole to dark matter at rim" is just an ignorant question. Information about dark matter and super-massive black hole sis easily found and the answer is no.

"Is constructive and destructive interference deciding the path of the particle?" is ignorant word salad.

"The Holographic Principle only applies to QM particles" is delusions about imaginary "spacetime objects. All objects are QM particles or made of QM particles.

"Do we need dark energy if we come up with an alternative reason for expansion?" is ignorant gibberish. Dark energy is whatever is causing the accelerated expansion of the universe.

"Do Matter Waves collapse when bumping into any large object?" is matter wave gibberish.

"How will buckyballs fired at a double slit behave?" is abysmal ignorance of the double slit experiment.
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Old Today, 07:15 PM   #1021
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was this really necessary?
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Old Today, 07:16 PM   #1022
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The higgs field is a lie
ARE YOU NOT ENTERTAINED?!?!?!
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Oh, and the most up-to-date link is the one the admins force me to promote...
17 September 2019 pittsburghjoe: Actually referring to his misunderstanding of forum Rule 4 that forced the admins to truncate his OP!

This is simply not to flood the thread with large amounts of text that is available elsewhere.
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Old Today, 07:17 PM   #1024
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Originally Posted by pittsburghjoe View Post
So you don't read my comments shooting them down? okay, whatever
You've already scored higher on the Crackpot Index than anyone I've seen since TimeCube. I'm only reading for amusement now.
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